2 Favorite Candids of 2014
I really resent the idea that if a woman writes about her feelings, she has too many feelings. And I really resent the ‘Be careful, buddy, she’s going to write a song about you’ angle, because it trivialises what I do. It makes it seem like creating art is something you do as a cheap weapon rather than an artistic process. They can say whatever they want about my personal life because I know what my personal life is, and it involves a lot of TV and cats and girlfriends. But I don’t like it when they start to make cheap shots at my songwriting. Because there’s no joke to be made there.
Giving up doesn’t always mean your weak sometimes. Your just strong enough to let go.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive.
"New York is one of those cities that feels worth dressing up for […] I just feel like when I walk out onto the sidewalk in New York I have to just try a little harder."